AWP publishes articles about creative writing in the academy and job opportunities for creative writing program graduates.
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We welcome well-researched articles that will help our members succeed in the academic and non-academic job sectors. Our online career articles typically range from 2,000-2,500 words and must include 2-3 quotes from interviewed sources. We pay $14 per 100 words. To propose a topic or submit an article for consideration, please email firstname.lastname@example.org. See our Writer’s Chronicle editorial guidelines for additional formatting information.
Latest Academic Job Market Report
December 2012 | Kristin Hahn
While independent presses and online magazines seem to be flourishing, and while MFA and PhD programs are still growing or are stabilizing at high numbers, the reality for many writers is that it is still very difficult to find a job.
February 2014 | Susan Falcon
Many college graduates and others looking for employment in the publishing industry may wonder what opportunities exist aside from the more well-known copy editor, editorial assistant, or editor-in-chief jobs. Read more...